Sweat Your Prayers

The book is a journey through five universal rhythms—flowing, staccato, chaos, lyrical, and stillness. These rhythms can free the body and spirit from ordinary consciousness and catalyze motion deep in the psyche.

Sweat Your Prayers

In Sweat Your Prayers, internationally acclaimed movement and theater artist Gabrielle Roth translates to the printed page the insights of her nearly forty years of teaching personal and spiritual development. Her workshops, attended by thousands around the world, teach us to realize our potential for ecstasy as we experience movement and ritual-theater techniques. The book is a journey through five universal rhythms—flowing, staccato, chaos, lyrical, and stillness. These rhythms can free the body and spirit from ordinary consciousness and catalyze motion deep in the psyche. Complete with personal stories and interactive exercises, Sweat Your Prayers reveals an ancient and contemporary method for unleashing a natural sense of movement, resulting in both personal power and presence of the soul.

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Sweat Your Prayers
Language: en
Pages: 217
Authors: Gabrielle Roth
Categories: Dance
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: Gill Books

In 'Sweat your Prayers', internationally acclaimed movement and theatre artist, author and music producer Gabrielle Roth brings to us the ground-breaking insights of her lifetime of teaching personal and spiritual development. Her cutting-edge workshops have been attended by thousands worldwide, and now she offers this book to guide us to
Sweat Your Prayers
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Gabrielle Roth
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-12-28 - Publisher: Penguin

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Refrains for Moving Bodies
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Derek P. McCormack
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-12-16 - Publisher: Duke University Press

In Refrains for Moving Bodies, Derek P. McCormack explores the kinds of experiments with experience that can take place in the affective spaces generated when bodies move. Drawing out new connections between thinkers including Henri Lefebvre, William James, John Dewey, Gregory Bateson, Félix Guattari, and Gilles Deleuze, McCormack argues for
Life Prayers
Language: en
Pages: 464
Authors: Elizabeth Roberts, Elias Amidon
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-10-26 - Publisher: Harper Collins

An eloquent anthology honoring the wonders and challenges of life on earth and celebrating the seasons of our lives. The mysteries and delights of life on earth are illuminated in this richly eclectic collection of poetry, wisdom, prayers, and blessings from thinkers and writers around the world. Here you will
Beginner's Grace
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Kate Braestrup
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-11-02 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Prayer is an ancient and simple way to prepare yourself for grace, or love, and to learn to recognize it when it comes. Even the briefest "grace" spoken before dinner offers its time-honored wisdom. Yet in spite of hundreds of traditions and teachings and books about prayer, millions of Americans